Welcome to Poggiodoro, our 16th century stones' villa located in the countryside of Anghiari. The House offers stunning views, charming and furnished interiors providing all type of comforts: a beautiful fireplace that will keep the ambient warm even in winter, a big private garden where you can enjoy the open air and have lunch under the shade of pergola, with BBQ, fantastic in the warm seasons, a panoramic pool to spend great moments with friends, to be shared with the hamlet guests
Poggiodoro is located not far from the fashinating medieval town of Anghiari (in Arezzo surroundings) which was theater of a famous war between Florence and Milan in 1440, it is one of the hundreds most beautiful italian villages.
Poggiodoro is stone villa of 16th century, before it was a tobacco drier, freshly renovated by the two owners Anna e Luca, both architects, and published on the most important magazines of architecture and interior decoration (as Quin, Ville&Casali, Case&Country, Mojstan).
Poggiodoro allows you to enjoy a property equipped with every comfort,
where spend unforgettable days while you are relaxing with our family and friends, it is truly set in a beautiful location, the views of the Tuscan countryside are stunning.
The house itself has a wonderful rustic feel with wood beams and stone walls as well as having elements of modern design and comfort.
This cosy countryside house has two independent entrances from the private garden full of aromatic plants. One entrance is to the charming living room with antique furniture, a big sofa and 16th century stone sculpted fireplace, dining area near the panoramic windows that give a great natural light in all seasons.
The other house entrance is in the big kitchen, with 16th century stone sculpted top and sink, modern equipment with high quality appliances including a refrigerator with freezer, oven, microwave, water boiler, toaster, american coffee machine, and all the basic kitchen wares and utensils; you will also have other food basics to facilitate your italian staying as spices, pepper, salt, sugar, instant coffee, tea and herbal teas.
An old walnut table and chairs where take breakfast, two ancient cupboards and the great door window that give seeing on tuscany landscape complete charm of the room. It is perfect for having days/nights in and cooking up a tasty meal. There is a nice big table in the front room which would be perfect for family meals.
At the ground floor there is a relaxing twin-bedded room , The Angels Room, with a door window to the garden that give seeing on a hedge of lavender, a bathroom with ceramic sink on ancient stone top, shower and washing machine with a little window through which you see climbing roses.
The ancient stone staircase leads to the upper floor, where there is a living relaxing area with an alcove double bed , The Sunset Lounge, with a big panoramic window through which you can see the pleasant tuscany valleys and sunsets, There is , two steps upper, a bedroom with twin canopy beds and an ancient wooden chest of drawers, The Byzantium Bedroom; from the Sunset Lounge , two steps upper, there is the main double bedroom with a king size canopy bed, The Romeo and Juliet Bedroom, that have a romantic and panoramic overhead view through the window .
Upstairs there is a bathroom with a modern sink on an old stone top, shower with seat and windows to the private garden.
From the living room you can access to the private and panoramic garden, surrounded by rosemary and lavender hedges, on two levels, equipped with sunbeds, BBQ, dining area under the shade of a pergola covered with wisteria, fantastic in the warm season, a relaxing area with hammock, where you can spend your relaxing moments with your family and friends. Poggiodoro is the half of an ancient stone house and tobacco drier: the other part is Tobacco Loft, the our other property rentable if you want spend your holidays with friends or relatives.
Property is surrounded by a big garden and sunflowers fields , if you walk for a few steps through this garden, you arrive to the panoramic swimming pool shared with the other guests of the houses of the hamlet. Pool is equipped with sunbeds, shower, oven for bread and pizza, BBQ, two pergolas with grapes.
The access to the property is via an unpaved but well-maintained road suitable to any car, parking is in the property.
The access to the property is via an unpaved but well-maintained road suitable to any car, for 600 meters down to the hill, with a beautiful view on tuscany countryside. You will arrive in La Palaia, you can leave your car in the parking , near a great cypress tree. Then after rising a short stone stairs, you can walk trough Palaia garden with lavender hedges, and arrive to Poggiodoro property and its private garden.
Interaction with guests
During the week before your arrival, we will contact you by e mail, to know information about your trip and details of your estimated time of arrival. When you will be close to Anghiari, you can call us by phone and we will be there for your welcome, to show you Poggiodoro and all the property and give you the keys . Daniele,our friend and keyholder,will welcome you and will be glad to give you all information you need to feel at home! Daniele mobile number: +(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)
Other things to note
If you wish to rent another typical tuscan house near Poggiodoro where your friends will spend holidays as your neighbours, you can do it in Tobacco Loft , the other our house in the hamlet of Palaia.